Executive Director

Website cleanairwny Clean Air Coalition of Western New York

Organizing for Health and Justice

Are you a strong leader who is passionate about environmental justice? Are you looking for an opportunity to lead the fight for equity, justice, and health in poor and working-class
communities? Clean Air seeks a dynamic Executive Director that will build relationships, support our working-class community membership, coach and support staff organizers, and lead the organization into its next chapter through strategic and innovative approaches.

Successful candidates will be collaborative, capable of building and supporting an engaged staff, board, and membership, skilled at developing strong external relationships, and possess a strong fundraising track record. Specific content expertise in environmental justice and toxic materials are a plus. We seek candidates who are deeply committed to building resident knowledge and organizing strategies to shift power to communities.

Reporting directly to the six members of the Board of Directors, the new Executive Director will expand upon the legacy of a strong community-based organizing infrastructure, continuing to
shift power that creates a world where our environment promotes health and equity, and shift systems to place communities at the forefront of decision making.

Ideal candidates are strategic and operational leaders who bring expertise in intersectional and anti-racist organization and culture building, as well as significant experience coaching teams
and leading fundraising strategy.

This position is located in Buffalo, NY and the team currently splits time between remote working and onsite in the offices due to COVID restrictions.

To view our full job description and instruction to apply, please visit www.cacwny.org/jobs

Applications will be reviewed on an on-going basis and interviews scheduled on a rolling basis. Early applications are strongly encouraged.

Clean Air Coalition provides an equal opportunity to all without regard to race, color, religious or non-religious affiliation, gender, gender identities or expressions, sexual orientation, national
origin, physical disability, age, and/or veteran status. Clean Air centers race, class, and gender equity in our organization and work. We strongly encourage people of all traditionally marginalized identities to apply.


To apply for this job please visit www.cacwny.org.